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Meet Brittinay Nicolette, Miss Maryland Collegiate America

Meet Brittinay Nicolette, Miss Maryland Collegiate America

Brittinay Nicolette wouldn't have been where she is today if it weren't for Gracie Hart, Sandra Bullock's character in the 2000 comedy, "Miss Congeniality." Nicolette, who admittedly went through an awkward stage as a child, connected with Gracie's ugly-duckling situation and was inspired by the character's, "girl power frame of mind." Now the 21-year-old Fallston resident, and current Miss Maryland Collegiate America, will represent the state at the Miss Collegiate America pageant, held today through Sunday at Walt Disney World. Nicolette, a student at Lynchburg College, talked to us about the Backstreet Boys, the use of the word...

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